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The '''Library of Congress''' is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress, but which is the ''de facto'' national library of the United States. It is the oldest federal cultural institution in the United States. The Library is housed in three buildings on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., and also maintains the National Audio-Visual Conservation Center|Packard Campus in Culpeper, Virginia, which houses the National Audio-Visual Conservation Center. The library is the List of largest libraries|second largest library by collection size, with the largest being the British Library. The Library's "collections are universal, not limited by subject, format, or national boundary, and include research materials from all parts of the world and in more than 450 languages. Two-thirds of the books it acquires each year are in languages other than English." The...
Library nameLibrary of Congress
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LocationWashington, D.C.
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Established1800
Num branchesN/A
Collection size23,892,068 catalogued books in the Library of Congress Classification system;
Annual circulationLibrary does not publicly circulate
Pop served535 members of the United States Congress, their staff, and members of the public
Budget$598,402,000
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bub_upload 681
Sylvanus Urban (pseud.) 355
Books 308
German literature 296
Bibliography 282
Spiritualism 239
Almanacs, American 206
American literature 189
Science 186
History 168
Missions 157
Demarcation line of Alexander VI 146
Periodicals 142
Physics 139
Slavery -- United States 137
cbk 135
Biography 134
Chemistry 127
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 116
United States -- Politics and government 1861-1865 115
Parapsychology 111
Women 106
Slavery 95
Natural history 90
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 89
Political science 85
Law 82
Massachusetts historical society 82
Mythology 82
Education 81
Art 80
Rare books 80
Library of Congress Periodicals. 79
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 79
Theater 78
genealogy 78
Early printed books 73
Spirit writings 73
Printing 72
Zoology 72
French literature 71
Washington, George, 1732-1799 66
Copyright Records – Books and Pamphlets, Serials, Contributions to Periodicals 64
English poetry 64
Constitutional history 61
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 60
Bio-bibliography 58
Birds 58
Fishes 58
Authors, American 57
Indians 56
World War, 1914-1918 56
Future life 55
Agriculture 54
Library of Congress 54
Dutch literature 53
Manuscripts 53
History, Modern 52
Philosophy 52
Bible and spiritualism 51
Copyright Records – Music 51
Voyages and travels 51
African Americans 50
Recitations 50
United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 50
United States. Continental Congress 50
Ethnology 49
Indians of North America 49
Statesmen 49
Technology 49
Copyright Records – Books and Other Articles 48
Occultism 47
Social sciences 47
Botany 46
Columbus, Christopher 46
French language 45
Historiography 44
Classical dictionaries 43
Catholic Church 41
English literature 41
Literature 41
Maps 41
Psychology 41
Bible 40
Civilization 40
Mathematics 40
Sermons, American 40
Music 39
Actors 38
English language 38
Medicine 38
Copyright Records – Periodicals 37
United States -- Politics and government 1865-1869 37
African Americans -- Colonization Africa 35
Culture 34
Motion pictures 34
Finance 33
Arbitration, International 32
Copyright Records – Motion Pictures 32
Geography 32
Presidents 32
United States 32
Copyright Records – Commercial Prints and Labels 31
Copyright Records – Works of Art, Reproductions of Works of Art, Scientific and Technical Drawings, Photographic Works, Prints and Pictorial Illustrations 31
Ichthyology 31
Language and languages 31
Louis XVI, King of France, 1754-1793 31
Antislavery movements -- United States 30
Classification 30
Commerce 30
Médecine 30
Theology 30
Copyright Records – Dramas, Works Prepared for Oral Delivery, Speeches, Sermons 29
Incunabula 29
Aesthetics 28
Church history 28
Indians of Mexico 28
Libraries 28
Apparitions 27
Colonization 27
Copyright Records – Maps and Atlases 27
Fourth of July orations 27
Immortality 27
Jews 27
Journalists 27
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 27
Ethics 26
United States. Army 26
History, Ancient 25
Hunting 25
New Thought 25
Slaves 25
Spiritualists 25
Animals 24
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626 24
Indians, Treatment of 24
Mediums 24
Nobility 24
Artists 23
Constitutional law 23
Great Britain. Parliament 23
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons 23
Astronomy 22
Cookery 22
Elections 22
Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871 22
French drama 22
Fugitive slaves 22
Great Britain. Royal Navy 22
Magic tricks 22
Religion and science 22
Shakers 22
Theosophy 22
Comedy 21
Conduct of life 21
Ecclesiastical geography 21
Government 21
Italian literature 21
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 21
Politics 21
Politieke wetenschappen 21
Reptiles 21
Science politique 21
Sciences sociales 21
Service social 21
Social Sciences 21
Social Work 21
Sociale wetenschappen 21
copyright records 21
music 21
Copyright Records – Books 20
Insects 20
Mayas 20
United States -- Biography 20
Cookery, American 19
French poetry 19
Humorists, American 19
Master and servant 19
McGill University Library Digitized Title 19
Plantation life 19
Prisons 19
Satire 19
Spirits 19
Wit and humor 19
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 18
Authors, French 18
BIBLIOTECARIOS 18
Copyright Records – Works of Art, Reproductions of Works of Art, Drawings or Plastic Works of a Scientific or Technical Character, Photographs, Prints and Pictorial Illustrations 18
English drama 18
Fourth of July orations. [from old catalog] 18
INFORMES DE BIBLIOTECAS 18
Manuscripts, French 18
Périodiques américains 18
Press 18
Revolutionaries 18
Society for Psychical Research (Great Britain) 18
Spanish poetry 18
United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Sermons 18
United States -- Politics and government 1829-1837 18
Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852 18
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